A report from the United Nations has revealed that 25 percent of global disease and mortality is caused by environmental damage, and plastic pollution is one of the biggest growing threats. The Global Environment Outlook (GEO) warns that immediate action is needed to address the eight million tons of plastic litter that is making its […]
If you’ve ever eaten a hamburger or a chicken nugget in the United States, that cow or chicken was reasonably likely to have been slaughtered at a Tyson Foods processing plant. This February, the company announced it was launching its own plant-based products line, manufacturing meat alternatives made out of plants.
Vegan Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams has delivered a snappy response to The North American Meat Institute (NAMI). The organization requested that the plan for Meatless Mondays in New York City schools be retracted on the grounds that it “denies New York’s children access to nutritious food.” Adams shared an annotated version of the letter […]
Freeman imported 26 bee hives from Arkansas to his ranch in Mississippi. There, Freeman works to feed the bees sugar and water and has help planting bee-friendly magnolia trees, lavender, clover, etc. Freeman added that he never wears a bee suit or a bee hat and they haven’t stung him yet. He only feeds them […]
Vegan actor and producer Woody Harrelson partners with vegan chefs Derek and Chad Sarno to produce a new vegan documentary series. “Wicked Healthy World,” the new documentary series that will be executively produced by Harrelson, will feature vegan farmers, chefs, and innovators around the world and will explore how everyone can work together to achieve […]
Animal Adventure Park, a seedy roadside zoo in upstate New York continues to treat April the giraffe as a breeding machine in order to profit off her. Once again, the facility livestreamed her giving birth for their money-making scheme. A new report by PETA Foundation Supervising Wildlife Veterinarian Dr. Heather Rally, Captive Animal Law Enforcement […]
A new analysis found that the burger also uses 87% less water than beef, uses 96% less land, and cuts water contamination by 92%. Those numbers are improvements on the last iteration of the burger, in part because the company has become more efficient as it grows and because it switched from wheat to soy […]
While the arsons, which never hurt or killed anyone, largely took place in the late 1990s, the wave of arrests known as the “Green Scare” came in the post-9/11 era, when terrorism was the FBI’s prevailing obsession.
From commercials with cows grazing on open green pastures to images of kind farmers gently milking happy cows, the dairy industry spends millions of dollars on advertising to deceive the public. But we’re not buying its lies.
In the year since, China’s plastic imports have plummeted by 99 percent, leading to a major global shift in where and how materials tossed in the recycling bin are being processed. While the glut of plastics is the main concern, China’s imports of mixed paper have also dropped by a third. Recycled aluminum and glass […]